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A knowledge of the existence of something we cannot penetrate, of the manifestations of the profoundest reason and the most radiant beauty - it is this knowledge and this emotion that constitute the truly religious attitude; in this sense, and in this alone, I am a deeply religious man. Albert Einstein. I do not believe in a personal God and I have never denied this but have expressed it clearly. If something is in me which can be called religious then it is the unbounded admiration for the structure of the world so far as our science can reveal it. Albert Einstein , I believe in Spinoza's God who reveals himself in the orderly harmony of what exists, not in a God who concerns himself with the fates and actions of human beings. Over ten years I have read many hundreds of great philosophers, but of them all I have special affection for Albert Einstein.
Look Inside. The selections range from his earliest days as a theoretical physicist to his death in ; from such subjects as relativity, nuclear war or peace, and religion and science, to human rights, economics, and government. Selected by the Modern Library as one of the best nonfiction books of all time. Albert Einstein — , one of the greatest thinkers of the twentieth century, was born in Ulm, Germany, to German-Jewish parents. He published his first great theories in Switzerland in the early s while working as a patent clerk.
Einstein is known widely for developing the theory of relativity , but he also made important contributions to the development of the theory of quantum mechanics. Relativity and quantum mechanics are together the two pillars of modern physics. His intellectual achievements and originality resulted in "Einstein" becoming synonymous with "genius". In , a year sometimes described as his annus mirabilis 'miracle year' , Einstein published four groundbreaking papers. These outlined the theory of the photoelectric effect, explained Brownian motion , introduced special relativity , and demonstrated mass-energy equivalence. Einstein thought that the laws of classical mechanics could no longer be reconciled with those of the electromagnetic field , which led him to develop his special theory of relativity. He then extended the theory to gravitational fields; he published a paper on general relativity in , introducing his theory of gravitation.
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Everything that the human race has done and thought is concerned with the satisfaction of deeply felt needs and the assuagement of pain. One has to keep this constantly in mind if one wishes to understand spiritual movements and their development. Feeling and longing are the motive force behind all human endeavor and human creation, in however exalted a guise the latter may present themselves to us. Now what are the feelings and needs that have led men to religious thought and belief in the widest sense of the words?
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Princeton, New Jersey , U. Albert Einstein March 14, — April 18, was a German -born theoretical physicist. Einstein received the Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect.
His ideas and theories were so shockingly revolutionary, he changed the way the Universe was imagined, not just once, but several times.Reply